Oct 27, 2012 8:00am PDT
president obama and mitt romney say they are confident they will win the november election with different >> terry: major milestone for bart in the southbound expansion to san jose. project has created thousands of construction jobs, when completed it may help support 20,000 high-tech jobs. it's new tunnel that will whisk passengers under fremont's lake elizabeth. it's the centerpiece of central park and bart tunneled under it. more from david louie. >> three years of digging under the park is over and bart invited the public in. it's a crucial link for bart trains to reach a fremont station and san jose. >> we are half mile south of existing station. new warm springs station is five miles down the way. they were among the first take the tour. >> the depth, how far you had to go down, that amazed me. >> they are thrilled the project came in under project. it was budgeted for $249 million but the bid came in at $137 million, a savings of $112 million a result of downturn in construction work. the mayor says the tunnel came about after the city went to court plans to build elevated tracks.
Oct 20, 2012 8:00am PDT
this condition that he's going through. i think it's called romnesia. >> the president poked fun as mitt romney, and romney strikes back. >> lance armstrong is now being accused of bribery. armstrong did not address the accusation last not or any of the doping charges against him at an anniversary celebration of his charity, live strong, in texas. he urged friends and supporters to continue the charity cancer fighting work. the australian broadcasting network reports it has evidence of armstrong paying a competitor to lose a series of races. >> the election is now 17 days away. president obama is spending the weekend at camp david prepping for monday's debate. yesterday the president accused mitt romney of changing his position so much, he coined a new word for it. >> he's changing up so much and backtracking and side-stepping, we've got -- we've got to name this condition that he's going through. i think -- i think it's called romnesia. >> romney made a quick comeback at a rally last night in daytona beach. >> they have been reduced to petty attacks and silly word games. just watch it. the oba
Oct 13, 2012 8:00am PDT
romney is attacking foreign policy. here is more from washington. >> reporter: back on the trail for the candidates, after no knock out blow in the vice presidential debate. romney-ryan team, they see an opening, not on the economy which is improving, but rather the attack on the u.s. consulate in libya which resulted in in the death of ambassador and three other americans. >> it's no denial when the vice president of the united states directly contradicts the testimony, sworn testimony of state department officials, american citizens have a right to know what is going on. >> romney was referring to the debate, one of the first questions from martha, asking why there wasn't more security. >> we were told, but we didn't know that. >> who is the we in that statement? just the white house says a president spokesman. this story has such a big chance of spinning out of control, that secretary of state clinton tried to explain. >> to this day we don't have a complete picture. >> there was part of a search for undecided voters. team obama is doubling down on star power. releasing an ad
Oct 6, 2012 8:00am PDT
and taking some of the wind out of sails of mitt romney's campaign. businesses created 114,000 new jobs around the country last month. lower than previous months, but the unemployment rate still dropped to 7.89%. it's the best it's been in four years. it changes the political conversation from the presidential debate performance to the improving economy. more on that from mark matthews. >> good morning. >> in san francisco, one sign of an improving economy, shoppers lined up around the block for the opening of a clothing store. >> i feel we have picked up. i don't know. i don't know for the rest of the country. >> the statistics show the rest of the country is improving. 114,000 new jobs added in september. revised numbers for july and august, 86,000 more jobs than originally reported, taking away a favorite line of mitt romney's stump speech. rom supporters are questioning the new labor numbers. >> i wouldn't put my mortgage numbers on these being correct. >> it's been climbing since the convention suggests that people feel more hopeful. >> it's a sign the economy is improving. >> it's